From the Cary Police Department:
Cary Police Department Fatal Traffic Accident
On Monday May 16, 2022 at approximately 3:39 p.m. the Cary Police Department and Cary Fire Protection District were dispatched to the area of Cherry St. and Hill St. for a report of an accident involving a child pedestrian and a school bus.
Emergency personnel arrived on scene and found a young child had been struck by a school bus.
The child was pronounced deceased at the scene.
At the time of the incident there was one student on the school bus in addition to the driver.
Neither the driver nor the student on the bus were injured.
The Cary Police Department is investigating the incident and is being assisted by the multi-jurisdictional Major Crash Assistance Team (MCAT).